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Spring activities at Morrisonville Elementary School

Students and staff at Morrisonville Elementary School took advantage of the beautiful weather this spring for some educational activities. Math Egg Hunt On the last full day of school before Easter weekend students participated in a “Math Egg Hunt,” where plastic … Continue reading

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Older adults treated to special performance of The Little Mermaid

On Wednesday, April 26, older adults in the DeForest-Windsor area community were treated to a special performance of the high school’s musical production, The Little Mermaid.  Each year the students perform their final dress rehearsal a day before the public performances … Continue reading

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LINK-ages to host their annual breakfast on Jan. 21

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DMS Bio-Link 2011

On Wednesday, May 25, 6th grade students in Debra Shepherd-Wundrow’s reading class invited 20 older adults to a “tea” to celebrate the completion of the 20th Annual BIO-Link project. Through this six-week project, students interviewed their older adult partner, documenting … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Lunches coming soon!

Mark your calendars! The annual elementary and middle school lunches for grandparents and older adults will be held in April and May. All guests are invited to eat with a grandchild or classroom of their choice. The meal is free … Continue reading

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Middle school project helps homeless

For the last eleven years students in Debi Shepherd-Wundrow’s sixth grade social studies classes have been making a difference in the lives of Madison homeless students.  This year students collected over one hundred and fifty Badger cups and filled them … Continue reading

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Computer Buddies

The DeForest Area School District and it’s partners DeForest Area Community and Senior Center and RSVP of Dane County are seeking volunteers ages 55+ to participate in an e-mail pen-pal program called Computer Buddies beginning in January, 2011.   Computer Buddies fosters positive relationships between the generations and … Continue reading

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